Privacy Policy & Cookies

The 608 Vet Practice takes privacy and data protection very seriously and respectfully follow the conditions of the Data Protection Act 1998, and professional confidentiality guidelines set down by RCVS. We reserve the right to alter this policy without warning and display the new policy in its place.

Use of personal information

What we collect:

  • Full name and address
  • Telephone numbers and e-mail address
  • Pet’s name and other details

What we do with this information

We collect this information for the following reasons:

  • Contact you with the requested information
  • Contact you with regards to your pet or any services, products or events which you and your pet may benefit from.
  • Internal record keeping and clinical governance.
  • To locate and enter your pet’s medical records to authorise and submit orders for repeat veterinary prescriptions and diets and apply the necessary charges to your account.

By submitting your information through the Pet Health Club registration form, you are thereby giving us permission to pass these details onto the The Practice Business which supply and manage the Pet Health Plan subscriptions on our behalf.

We will never pass on any of your personal details to any third party without your prior consent unless:

  • required by law,
  • for the returning of a lost pet to its original owner through the microchip tracking system. Information may be sent to the microchip registration company to facilitate the transfer, not to the original owner (unless your permission is given).

Use of cookies and website analytics

We use cookies on our website for our own internal purposes to track how and why members of the public use our website and analyse the results in order to evaluate and improve our website and our online services. We do not collect and save personal information within these cookies and do not use them to identify individuals.

Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other related websites of interest. Please remember, once you have used any of these links to navigate away from our website, we have no control and therefore cannot be held responsible for how your data is collected or managed by these separate websites. Please consult their individual Privacy policy and proceed with caution.

Opting out of communications

You can opt out of receiving communication from us at any time through any of the following steps:

  • Ticking the “opt out” box whenever submitting information through this website’s online forms
  • Call the surgery on 0121 705 3044
  • Write to the surgery at 608 Vet Practice LLP, 608 Warwick Road, Solihull B91 1AA stating your full name, address, telephone number and e-mail address and express your wishes to opt out.
  • E-mail website@608vetpractice.co.uk stating your full name, address, telephone number and e-mail address and express your wishes to opt out.